South Seattle College lyndaCampus

FREE online instruction for all South Seattle College (SSC) employees and registered students!

SSC lyndaCampus supports and inspires students, faculty, and staff at any skill level with video instruction. Teaching hundreds of software, creative, education, and business skills, lynda.com tutorials are current and effective.

FEATURES

  • Share and assign playlists to support individualized learning
  • Mobile device and downloadable videos access 
  • Searchable course transcripts for quick answers
  • Bookmarks for favorite sections and easy reference
  • Downloadable exercise files that reinforce retention
  • New courses added every week at no additional cost

USERS CAN

  • Explore hundreds of topics
  • Embrace the flipped classroom model
  • Map content to syllabi and supplement textbooks
  • Integrate technology into the classroom
  • Get immediate, just-in-time answers to questions
  • Expand a resume and prepare for the workforce
DIFFERENCES between the Seattle Public Library (SPL) and King County Library (KCL) v.s. South Seattle College's (SSC) Lynda accounts
  1. CURRICULUM - Faculty can confidently align their curriculum with South's Lynda training library for their students. South faculty are assured all students (not in Seattle or King county library districts) have access to Lynda training via their @SouthSeattle.edu accounts. Learn more about Teaching with Lynda, https://www.lynda.com/Educational-Technology-tutorials/Teaching-Lynda-com/487942-2.html 
     
  2. BOOKMARKS & PLAYLISTS - These features persist with your SSC lyndaCampus account but not with a library account
     
  3. DATA - South's lyndaCampus account provides important data regarding professional development activity for Accreditation reports, etc.
LinkedIn + Lynda News

MY ACCOUNT

TO BEGIN you must first activate your SSC lyndaCampus account via an email invitation sent to your college email account. *

NOTE: All South employees and registered students receive an email invitation to SSC lyndaCampus via their college email to activate their SSC lyndaCampus account. This invitation authentication lasts for two weeks, only. 

* To request an invitation resent to your email use our Support Center resources, http://southseattle.info
  • EMPLOYEES must use their @SeattleColleges.edu account as their username to login to SSC lyndaCampus. This is also where your activate account email and/or reset password information is sent.
     
  • STUDENTS must use their @SouthSeattle.edu account as their username to login to SSC lyndaCampus. This is also where your activate account email and/or reset password information is sent.

  • IMPORTANT: Students must activate their @SouthSeattle.edu email to find/use their invitation. For all student email account information please visit, http://sites.southseattle.edu/email/

LOGIN (after activation)
  • Go to Lynda.com
  • Click Sign In (or Log In)
  • Review above account information for login credentials
     

RESET PASSWORD

Your SSC lyndaCampus username is your associated email address

  • SSC Students use their @SouthSeattle.edu email account
  • SSC Employees use their @SeattleColleges.edu email account

To reset a password go to, http://lynda.com/login/loginhelp.aspx


ASSISTANCE

The video (below) talks about configurations of Lynda.com offered to educational institutions. South Seattle College purchased the lyndaCampus license so all South employees and registered students have access to its library!

Click this image to watch an introduction video called, "Learning with Lynda.com"

Learning and teaching with Lynda